Plugable’s USB-C to HDMI 2.0 cable allows you to connect an HDMI display to your laptop, tablet, or desktop which supports USB-C “DisplayPort Alternate Mode” (Alt Mode) video output functionality.
USB-C DisplayPort Alt Mode technology utilizes a direct pipeline to the graphics processor in your system, and your connected monitor will function and perform as a natively attached display
Support for resultions up to 3840×2160@60Hz (4K) on HDMI compatible displays
Plug and Play installation on any Windows, Mac, or Linux host which supports DisplayPort Alternate Mode (Alt Mode) video output functionality.
3840×2160@60Hz resolutions require the host system to support this resolution and the display must be HDMI 2.0 capable.
Adapter has been fully tested for functionality on the 2017 iMac/iMac Pro, 2017 MacBook/MacBook Pro, Late 2016 MacBook Pro 13″ and 15″, MacBook Retina 12″ 2015 / 2016, HP Spectre x360 13″ and 15″, Chromebook Pixel 2015, the Gigabyte “GA-Z170X-Gaming 7”, “GA-Z170X-Gaming GT” and “GA-Z170X-UD5 TH” Alpine Ridge based Thunderbolt 3 motherboards, Dell XPS 13 (9350, 9360), Dell XPS 15 (9550, 9560), Lenovo P50 and P70, and Samsung Galaxy S8 / S8+.
Note: Apple has limited the 4K abilities of the 12″ MacBook to only support 30Hz.
For additional compatibility information, please see plugable.com/usbc-hdmi-cable
Most current phones and Android tablets with USB-C ports do not support Alt Mode video output.
ASMedia USB 3.1 controllers do not support Alt Mode video at this time.
Motherboards with dual USB-C/Thunderbolt 3 ports are limited to a single Alt Mode output; only one Alt Mode adapter supported per system.
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Plugable USB-C to HDMI 2.0 cable (6ft/1.8m)Connect your Thunderbolt 3 or USB-C system which utilizes “DisplayPort Alternate Mode” functionality to an HDMI compatible display up to 4K@60Hz with this 6ft/1.8m adapter cable
Cable utilizes USB-C and HDMI 2.0 bandwidth to enable resolutions up to 3840×2160@60Hz (4K 60). Also supports HDMI 1.4 displays and common resolutions below 4K such as: 3840×1440, 2560×1440, 2560×1080, 1920×1080 (1080P) and more. Plug and Play; no software installation required. Compatible with Mac OS X, Linux, and Windows on supported systems
Compatible with popular USB-C systems such as 2017 iMac/iMac Pro, 2017 MacBook/MacBook Pro, Late 2016 MacBook Pro 13″ & 15″, 2015 / 2016 Retina MacBook 12″, Dell XPS 13 (9350/9360), XPS 15 (9550/9560), HP Spectre x360 13″ & 15″, Lenovo Yoga 900 & 910, ThinkPad P50 & P70, and future laptops, tablets, & desktops which comply with the VESA “DisplayPort Alternate Mode on USB Type-C Connector Standard”
Requires USB-C port which supports “DisplayPort Alternate Mode” (not all USB-C ports/systems support Alternate Mode functionality) or Thunderbolt 3 port. HDMI 2.0 capable monitor input ports are required for 4K@60Hz. Please note the Apple 12″ Retina 2015 MacBook only supports up to 4K@30Hz. See additional compatibility information below
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